Linux Monitoring agent on Debian base (Ubuntu, …)


  • Identify your architecture type
%   uname -a
  • 32 bits Architecture
%   wget
  • 64 bits Architecture
%   wget


  • Unzip the archive
%   tar xzf rgsupv-linux-*.tar.gz
  • Go to “rgsupv-XXX” folder
%   cd rgsupv   (→puis touche tabulation de votre clavier)
  • Install the agent
#   ./rgsupvctl install
  • To save the agent on your dashboard, you will need your login, password, the name of the node the agent will be attached to and the name to be displayed.
#   rgsupvctl register
  • Starting automatically the agent the same time system does
#   cp rgsupv-init /etc/init.d/rgsupv
#   update-rc.d rgsupv defaults
  • To set up the format of rsyslog in order for the agent to analyze logs, modify the following line in the /etc/rsyslog.conf file
$ActionFileDefaultTemplate RSYSLOG_SyslogProtocol23Format
  • Restard the rsyslog service
/etc/init.d/rsyslog restart
  • Start the agent
#   rgsupvctl start
#   /etc/init.d/rgsupv start
#   service rgsupv start
  • Verify that the service started properly
#   service rgsupv status